Digital Marketing Apprentice

A legal firm in Christchurch are looking for a Level 3 Digital Marketing Apprentice to join their growing marketing team.

You will have the opportunity to be part of a dynamic team in a growing business, and will have the opportunity to gain real-world experience of marketing campaign implementation across a multitude of platforms.

You will also gain valuable insight into how digital marketing complements the overall marketing strategy of a business, by working on offline campaigns, events and sponsorship.

They have been accredited as an ‘outstanding’ employer by Best Companies, the research group behind the Sunday Times Awards.

Key Duties

They are looking to build on their recent success with continued investment and activity including some large projects in the next year.

Digital Marketing has fueled their firm’s recent rapid growth, so the Digital Marketing Apprentice will gain practical experience, and make valuable contributions, in multiple digital disciplines, including:

  • Social media monitoring, content creation and scheduling
  • Email marketing
  • Blog posting / article optimization
  • Digital design
  • Website content curation
  • Database management
  • Reporting on marketing efficiency
  • Assist with campaign automation
  • Event planning
  • General assistance to marketing team

The role will be rewarding and varied, and you will learn a lot, quickly. You will spend a lot of your time on digital projects, however they believe in creating ‘T-shaped marketers’, who have knowledge and experience of all marketing disciplines, whilst specialising in a few.

About you

To be an Digital Marketing Apprentice, you must be passionate about marketing with 5 GCSEs (ideally A* – C, 4-9) including Maths and English.

This 17-month Apprenticeship has a salary of £18,000 per year. You will also receive full training and support from the Just IT Apprenticeship team to increase your skills.

Your training will include gaining internationally recognised Level 3 digital marketing qualifications.

Skills and personal qualities required

  • You are bright, ambitious, and have keen interest in digital marketing.
  • You have a passion for learning; trying new things is essential in this, and any other digital marketing role.
  • Good analytical skills are important, as well as a good standard of maths and written English.
  • You will need to be a good communicator, as you will be working with colleagues from other departments as well as external agencies and suppliers

Someone who:

  • Is IT literate and confident in learning new processes.
  • Has consistently friendly, approachable conduct.
  • Co-operates with colleagues from all teams.
  • Enjoys working as part of a team, helping and supporting others.
  • Has the ability to work calmly, even under pressure.
  • Takes personal pride in their work and responsibility for issues.
  • Has a nurturing and supportive approach to relevant team members reporting in.
  • Takes ownership and responsibility for issues.
  • Maintains appropriate client contact.

Next steps

After the apprenticeship

Over 90% of our apprentices move on to permanent full-time employment in the tech industry. There are also opportunities to extend your training with a higher-level apprenticeship programme. Just IT have already helped over 1000 people kick-start their tech and digital careers with an apprenticeship.

Sound like you? Then send us an application, and we will let you know if you are suitable for this position, or one of the other apprenticeships we have available.

Reference code: JT1269